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Barriemore Oban

Corran Esplanade, Oban, PA34 5AQ, United Kingdom
Oban, United Kingdom
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C$ 152
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9.4
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based on 718 reviews
718 reviews
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Nightly total
Double room
C$ 152

About Barriemore Oban

  • Guesthouse Room / Entire Guesthouse
    The comforts of home away from home
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Barriemore Oban Oban, is a charming Victorian townhouse room only accommodation with a beautiful waterfront location on West Scotland’s rugged coastline. The elegant guest rooms have either views of Oban Bay, the sound of Mull and Lismore or woodland, all have free WiFi. Every room has a TV with a DVD player, a radio and a USB charging point. All rooms also feature a ensuite bathroom, a hairdryer and toiletries from Scottish Fine Soaps. The Guest rooms are staircase accessible as there is no elevator at the property. The 4 star Barriemore operates a self check in system and provides room only accommodation. Guests can also relax in the conservatory lounge or the seafront terrace which have views over Oban Bay and the Island of Kerrera. Barriemore Oban was built by John S McCaig, the same man that built Oban's impressive landmark, the McCaig's Tower.

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Amenities at Barriemore Oban

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Laundry service

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans

General

  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled Access
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining area

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Laundry

  • Laundry service
  • Washing machine

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio

Workspace

  • Desk

Things to do

  • Hiking

Reviews of Barriemore Oban

9.4
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27.4Couples
1.8Solo
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What can I expect from the breakfast at Barriemore Oban?

Guests have described the breakfast at Barriemore Oban as great, with fantastic views and excellent room. The hotel does not serve breakfast, but there are recommendations for breakfast, lunch, and evening meals along with pubs and cafes in the town and beyond.

How is the parking availability at Barriemore Oban?

Guests have mentioned that parking at Barriemore Oban can be tight, but they were able to park their car on site without any difficulties. The hotel offers free parking, and there is a car parking space for every room.

What are the views like from the rooms at Barriemore Oban?

The views from the rooms at Barriemore Oban have been described as fantastic, with beautiful views overlooking the sea. Guests have also mentioned that the location is excellent, right at the seafront, and the front overlooks Oban bay.

How is the cleanliness at Barriemore Oban?

Guests have consistently praised the cleanliness of Barriemore Oban, describing it as clean, spotless, and very comfortable. The hotel has been described as beautiful, clean, and pleasant, with immaculate and beautiful rooms.

What are the best times to visit Barriemore Oban?

The high season at Barriemore Oban is in July, offering the opportunity to enjoy the lovely comfortable bed and great location. However, guests have also enjoyed the location in May, with a 5-minute walk from town and lovely views of the bay and ocean.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Consider Self Check-in

The hotel operates on a self-check-in basis, and guests found the process seamless and convenient. Make sure to check your emails for instructions prior to arrival.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel is within walking distance of various attractions, including the Oban War and Peace Museum, Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds, and St. John's Cathedral. Take advantage of the convenient location to explore these sites.

Pet-Friendly Accommodation

The hotel allows pets on request, making it a suitable choice for travelers with furry companions. However, be sure to inquire about any applicable charges.

Choose a Ground Floor Unit for Accessibility

If accessibility is a concern, consider requesting an entire unit located on the ground floor for ease of access.

Enjoy the Complimentary Sherry

Guests appreciated the thoughtful touch of complimentary sherry in the rooms, adding to the overall experience of staying at the hotel.

Take Advantage of the Laundry Service

If you're in need of laundry facilities, the hotel offers a laundry service, which can be convenient for longer stays or for those traveling light.

Consider Room Selection for Peace and Quiet

Some guests noted that certain rooms were surprisingly quiet and peaceful, providing a tranquil environment for relaxation.

Parking Tips

While the hotel offers free parking, some guests found the parking area tight. If you have a larger vehicle, it's advisable to inquire about parking space availability.

Plan for Meals

Some guests mentioned that the location was not close to dining options, so consider planning for meals in advance, especially if you prefer not to drive into town for food.

Location

Corran Esplanade, Oban, PA34 5AQ

What's nearby

  • Oban War and Peace Museum0.4 km
  • Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds0.6 km
  • St. John's Cathedral0.8 km
  • Oban Distillery1 km
  • McCaig's Tower1.1 km
  • Ganavan Sands1.8 km
  • Glencruitten Golf Club1.9 km
  • Dunstaffnage Castle and Chapel4.4 km
  • Carn Breugach4.7 km
  • Gylen Castle6.5 km
  • Connel Bridge6.8 km
  • Clachan Bridge13.1 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:30 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Barriemore Oban

Low season

May

High season

May

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 200
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Top tips for your stay at Barriemore Oban

  • How long should you stay at Barriemore Oban? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Barriemore Oban

  • Where is Barriemore Oban located?

    Barriemore Oban is located at Corran Esplanade, 1 km from the centre of Oban. Oban War and Peace Museum is the closest landmark to Barriemore Oban.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Barriemore Oban?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 10:30 AM at Barriemore Oban.

  • Does Barriemore Oban offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Barriemore Oban offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Barriemore Oban offer free parking?

    Yes, Barriemore Oban offers free parking.

  • How far is Barriemore Oban from the airport?

    Barriemore Oban is 85.8 km from Isle of Tiree. Barriemore Oban is 88.9 km from Glasgow Intl.

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    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Barriemore Oban in Oban and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Barriemore Oban and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Barriemore Oban.

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Good to know

Value for money

9.3

Distance to downtown

1.0 km